St. Pius X; Atlanta
Wt: 172 pounds
Stats (Junior season in 2012): 64 tackles (41 solo, 23 assisted), four tackles for loss, four interceptions, forced fumble
Stars (Rivals/Scout/247): 4/4/4
Quick hit: Name a position and it's likely that Ruffin played it at some point during his time at St. Pius X. Despite spending the majority of his time at safety last year, shifting over to corner for the Tigers will be a seamless transition for the versatile Atlanta native.
Malzahn says: "One of the top corners on our board early on. Coach (Melvin Smith, Coach Dameyune Craig did a good job recruiting him. H is long, he is athletic and he's got very good ball skills and high character, so we're very excited about Nick."